Special Education Advisor
Maori Pacific Jobs
Palmerston North, New Zealand
39d ago
source : Maori Pacific Jobs

Job Description

Based in Palmerston North

We invite applications from qualified professionals who have experience working with children presenting with significant disabilities and challenging behaviour for a position based at our Palmerston North office.

We are seeking candidates who are able to demonstrate skills in assessment and with knowledge and experience in supporting children and young people with learning needs, complex ongoing needs and severe challenging behaviours.

Applicants for the role should have relevant special education qualifications.

The role of this specialist position includes the following :

  • Working as part of a trans-disciplinary team around children, including educators, parents, caregivers and whānau, to enhance understanding about the child and their behaviours, and to collaboratively develop, implement and monitor effective personalised learning plans
  • Advising, supporting and working alongside schools and early learning services to provide inclusive practices that enable student success
  • Working with cultural and ethnically diverse families and whānau with awareness and sensitivity in alignment with the Treaty of Waitangi and the Māori education strategy Ka Hikitia’
  • A current driver’s licence is required.

    If you want to join us in making a real contribution to improving outcomes for New Zealand children, family and whānau, please apply now by clicking on the apply online’ button.

    You can view a job description above, and for further information please contact Sally Hogg on 06 350 9901 or email sally.hogg education.govt.nz

    How to Apply

    Please review the position description here.

    If this sounds like you, please visit our websiteto apply for the role.

    Applications close Sunday, 3 June 2018.

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